The Blackmore Vale

Off the beaten track and away from the tourists, sits the wide and open valleys of the Blackmore Vale. Mainly famous for its role in literature it has been immortalised by both Thomas Hardy and William Barnes. The four smaller rivers of the Cale, the Caundle Brook, the Lyddon and the Devilish all meet the … Continue reading The Blackmore Vale

Stourton Caundle

Distance: 4 miles/6km (A longer walk is available) Time: 2 hours Total climb: 317 ft Max height: 441ft Mum height: 235 ft Terrain: Track, path and field. Exertion: Medium. Some mud after rain. Start: Opposite The Trooper Inn, Stourton Caundle (Grid Ref: ST715148, Postcode  DT102JW).  Parking is limited. Map: OS Explorer 129 Yeovil & Sherborne … Continue reading Stourton Caundle

Tarrant Gunville

Distance: 4.5 miles/7km Time: 2 hours Total climb: 345.5 ft Max height: 375 ft Mum height: 225 ft Terrain: Track, path and field. Exertion: Medium. Some mud after rain. Start: Tarrant Gunville Church (Grid Ref: ST925136, Postcode DT118JJ). Parking is limited. Map: OS Explorer 118 Shaftesbury and Cranborne Chase How to get there: From the … Continue reading Tarrant Gunville

Stuck inside….

There are still ways in which we can appreciate what is around us despite the current circumstances. Rest, relax, breathe and explore! See the link below.... https://gatheroutdoors.co.uk/blogs/news/10-ways-nature-can-help-you-stay-healthy-and-happy-curing-lockdown